Ball State dedicates Ginn Woods

Indiana's second-largest protected old-growth forest is expected to soon become the state's latest nature preserve. Ball State University's board of trustees approved a proposal to dedicate Ginn Woods as a state nature preserve.

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Ball State students win startup funds

The Entrepreneurship Center at Ball State University has shared the winners of two pre-seed fund grants to support student venture development efforts.

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Man driving around, shooting at people in Muncie taken into custody after pursuit, crash

MUNCIE, Ind. (WISH) -- Police say a man [...]

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Muncie secures developers for projects totaling $22M

MUNCIE, Ind. (Inside INdiana Business) - The city of Muncie has secured developers for two major projects with a total investment of about $22 million.

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Delaware County nonprofits awarded grants

The Community Foundation of Muncie and Delaware County has awarded nearly $600,000 to 14 nonprofit organizations. The foundation says the funding will support a variety of projects in arts and culture, human services, economic development and education.

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Gift to help Ball State financial literacy initiative

Ball State Financial, a division of Financial Center First Credit Union, has pledged a $170,000 gift to support the Ball State University's financial literacy initiative. The Department of Finance and Insurance in the university's Miller College of Business is working Ball State Financial to help those in the university community to better understand personal finance.

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Profit dips for First Merchants in 2020

Muncie-based First Merchants Corp. (Nasdaq: FRME) is reporting full-year net income of $149 million in 2020, down from $165 million the previous year.

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Muncie to turn former GM site into solar field

The city of Muncie has announced plans to acquire a 53-acre portion of the former General Motors Manual Transmission plant property from Michigan-based RACER Trust.

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